RV Cirolana CIR9B/85

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Cirolana (74CZ)
Cruise identifierCIR9B/85
Cruise period1985-11-11 — 1985-11-20
Port of departureDundrum Bay, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To continue with aim 1 of CIROLANA 9A/85 through the Irish Sea and English Channel.
2. To sample demersal fish for the incidence of disease and parasites in areas of the east and west Irish Sea.
Chief scientistStephen J Lockwood (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Cirolana CIR9B/85 cruise report ci9b_85.pdf (0.10 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralEnglish Channel
Bristol Channel
SpecificIrish Sea and English Channel
Track chartsRV Cirolana CIR9B/85 cruise track — trk3122.html
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 4
Biology and fisheries 
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 16
Description: physiology,pathology,toxicology